Mandy Brooks

8/18/1897-12/6/1976Buried in St. Adalbert Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wis. Here lies Mandy Brooks, who was an outfielder for the Chicago Cubs in 1925-6. I know the headstone reads John Brozek, but trust me, Brozek is Brooks. Brozek’s Americanization of his last name has led to all manner of confusion in baseball circles, especially when his obituary was … Continue reading Mandy Brooks